A blackout that hit Manhattan on a recent visit reminds father and daughter that first responders really do run into harm’s way for all of our sakes.
September 11th was the day I finally realized the person I was dating at the time was going to be the woman that I marry.
Fears of bringing children into a post-9/11 world were real for many in 2001. But it’s human nature to be defiant. We’re hard wired for it.
Kids in NYC have reminders of the Sept. 11 tragedy over every shoulder so I did not hesitate to bring my own to see the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum.
I’m the guy who gets more reminders than he should need throughout most of the year. With one exception.
I will be there to answer any questions she might have, and I will hope she never has to experience something akin to or worse than 9/11 in her life.